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Top 5 causes of car accidents in America

February 12, 2013

When you get behind the wheel, you run an inherent risk of getting into a car accident even if you’re a responsible driver. According to the National Safety Council, the odds of getting into a car accident are about 1 in 6,100.


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NTSB releases 2013 Most Wanted List of transportation challenges

#1 killer: Impaired driving
November 14, 2012

The National Transportation Safety Board today released its 2013 Most Wanted List, with six of the ten issues focusing on highway travel where most transportation fatalities take place and includes the number one killer on the list: substance-impaired driving.


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DOT offers "distraction guidelines" to automakers

March 9, 2012

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has developed the first-ever federally proposed guidelines to encourage automobile manufacturers to limit the distraction risk for in-vehicle electronic devices.


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Traffic fatalities at lowest level in six decades

December 9, 2011

Despite a significant increase in the total number of miles driven by American motorists, highway deaths last year were at their lowest level since 1949, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).


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